Phillip Island is accessible from the
mainland by a substantial permanent three lane bridge of some
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From Melbourne take the Monash Freeway (M1)
turn off onto the Cranbourne exit - South Gippsland Highway
(M420), and follow this to the Bass Highway (A420) which leads
to San Remo. Follow the signs to Phillip Island.
Once across the bridge, follow the main road
(B420) into Cowes.
Turn left at the 3rd roundabout (Church Street)
and 1.5 km to the west, on the right hand side, you'll see
the gates to Glen Isla at 230-232 Church Street. Look
for the long high white fence of Glen Isla and the elegant
overhanging sign on the
gate "Glen Isla House"
Our GPS location
coordinates are S38 27.064 E145 13.184
(Please note, the Glen Isla Motel/Apartments -
next door to Glen Isla House - is a separate business with
separate ownership, management and facilities not
associated with Glen Isla House).
Drive time from Melbourne CBD -
approximately 90-100 minutes.
Drive time from Melbourne International
Airport - 2 hours
Glen Isla House is around 1500 meters
from the main township of Cowes (shops, restaurants etc)
A pristine sandy (swimming) beach
is just 100 meters away with direct access from the back
gate of Glen Isla House.
The Penguins and Koalas are 10
minutes drive away, and the Grand Prix Circuit is also
around 10 minutes drive from Glen Isla House.
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